The Lovestruck Balladeers enchant audiences with their masterful performances and inspired repertoire of ragtime, jazz and beautiful songs from around the world. They might push into a renegade rearrangement of a swing standard or get down with a country rag. Their repertoire is a rare repository of American and international music seldom heard.
Arianna String Quartet continues to bring their remarkable artistry and exhilarating performance to the ECC stage for the 21st season. Pianist Jennifer Judd will join the Quartet performing Piano Quintet in F minor by Johannes Brahms.
An avid performer of new music, Dr. Angela Kim will actively demonstrate and perform a program of prepared piano. Dr. Kim is an Assistant Piano professor at Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville.
The 17th and 18th centuries in Europe were intense periods of travel and exploration. The discovery of new lands, new people, and new cultures created a fascination for the “Exotic” feel all over the continent, as reflected in music, dance, visual arts, theater, and literature of the times. The repertoire includes works by Rameau, Lully, Mozart, Haydn, and more!